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6 Books You Should Read By New MacArthur Fellows

Today 21 new MacArthur Genius Grant recipients were named. These "exceptionally creative individuals " will certainly create great things in the future, but plenty of them have awesome works you can read today! Here are 6 to help you discover the world's newest official geniuses.

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4. A Bright New Boise by Samuel D. Hunter


In 2011 Samuel Hunter's play, A Bright New Boise, won the Obie Award for Playwriting. According to Time Out New York, "This clear-eyed comedy will lift your heart."

Even though there may not be a production of it happening near you, you can always read it and keep your eye out for it in the future.